The Association’s purpose and role is to provide and compare information on the professional practice and education of pharmacy technicians across Europe.

What we do:

EAPT’s objectives are:

  • To gather information on the role and training of the pharmacy technicians across Europe
  • To promote and develop the profession and the role of the pharmacy technician
  • To promote patient safety in the context of pharmacy practice
  • To promote, influence and negotiate on European policies where they relate to the profession of pharmacy technician

EAPT aims to do this by:

  • Undertaking evidence based research on the scope of practice and education of pharmacy technicians
  • Promoting environmentally safe practices in pharmacy in line with the European legislation
  • Presenting and sharing pharmacy technicians initiatives and education, in line with current practice
  • Promoting the Continuing Professional Development of Pharmacy Technicians
  • Collaborating with other associations, in Europe and globally, with similar objectives

Why join and how to join:

Membership is open to Pharmacy Technicians Associations in Europe. As a member you will access to:

  • An annual membership meeting
  • Networking with European peers
  • Sharing of best practice & promoting the pharmacy technician role

Become a member!

Further information can be found here >>

The Board

The Board: from left: Cristiano Matos (Portugal, Vice President), Gunilla Anderson (Sweden, Treasurer), Laura Lyons (Ireland, Secretary), Jutta Brielich (Germany, Media), Anita Sveum Nilsen (Norway, Member),

For inquiry’s please contact the
Vice President or Secretary

Vice President
Cristiano Matos – Portugal

Laura Lyons – Ireland

Gunilla Anderson – Sweden

Jutta Brielich – Germany

Board Member
Anita Sveum Nilsen – Norway